Scion wins research grant

The attempt to reduce waste gained impetus in Rotorua with added Government funding. Associate Minister for the Environment Eugenie Sage announced a... Read More

Detours to be placed on TEL this weekend

  People travelling along State Highway 2, near the Tauranga Eastern Link, are being warned to expect delays this weekend.   Roading contractors... Read More

Long list of Maori vie for board

  Prominent Te Arawa Maori have offered themselves for election to Te Tatau o Te Arawa Board.   With 14 positions to fill, 23 candidates... Read More

Rotorua Innovation Festival announced

Rotorua’s newest business event series will take place at the start of August to help inspire social good and business success. The Rotorua Innovation... Read More

Toi eyes political theatre

A prominent television personality is turning his talent to politics. He also the background for political fight. For Toi Kai Rakau Iti’s father... Read More

Under 20 NZ Maori and Fiji teams to meet

  The New Zealand Maori under 20s manager is predicting a real ‘Fiji style’ of play when his side play the curtain raiser to the Maori... Read More

Food recall for mince bought at BOP supermarket

New World Te Puke is recalling a specific batch of its New World Te Puke brand NZ beef mince as it may contain foreign matter. A statement on the Ministries... Read More

Judge appointed for Rotorua Museum awards

Rotorua Museum is delighted to announce the appointment of highly regarded New Zealand art curator, artist and writer, Leafa Wilson, as judge for the... Read More

Indigenous film festival coming to Rotorua

The Rotorua Indigenous Film Festival is being held in September promising a selection of the best indigenous films from around the world. Created by... Read More

Free Hepatitis C check in Rotorua

A free finger prick to test for Hepatitis C virus is being offered by the Lakes District Health Board. The move is in response to an estimated count... Read More

Trustpower Community awards end

The long-standing annual Trustpower community awards have been discontinued. Trustpower is seeking to “evolve” its sponsorship community... Read More

Tourism funding for Rotorua

Rotorua Lakes Council will be receiving $293,056 from Government in the third round of funding from the Tourism Infrastructure Fund - TIF, announced... Read More

Proposal to encourage CBD investment considered

Rates relief may be investigated as a potential incentive to encourage investment in the inner city as part of the next phase of revitalising Rotorua’s... Read More

Rates relief suggested to encourage investment

Rates relief may be investigated as a potential incentive to encourage investment in the inner city as part of the next phase of revitalising Rotorua’s... Read More

Call to nominate Rotorua’s sporting heroes

Do you know a local hero in Rotorua’s sporting community? Rotorua International Stadium wants to give away a VIP rugby experience for two deserving... Read More